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Wall Street Journal Highlights Pawtucket's Arts Community

The Wall Street Journal highlighted Pawtucket's arts community and the economic benefits of its designated arts district. 

Cities See the Arts as a Beautiful Economic Tool

Smaller cities are designating rundown areas as cultural districts and inviting artists and developers to help lead the way in revitalizing them

https://www.wsj.com/articles/cities-see-the-arts-as-a-beautiful-economic-tool-1492394701 

Pawtucket Unveils Plaque Honoring Fallen Heroes

  • October 16, 2018
  • Press Release

PAWTUCKET– The City of Pawtucket, Mayor Donald R. Grebien, and the Pawtucket Hall of Fame honored members of the Police and Fire Departments that lost their lives in the line of duty on Monday,...  Read More >

City Speak
"The birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution, Pawtucket is poised to undergo a 21st century evolution into Rhode Island's premier arts and cultural destination, an ideal community to live, work, play, start a business and raise a family."

- Mayor Donald R. Grebien

New Event

Arts Festival Retrospective Opening Reception

  • September 20, 2018
  • Event

Arts Festival Retrospective Opening ReceptionThe Advisory Commission on Arts and Culture is hosting an opening reception for the Arts Festival Retrospective exhibit on September 20, 2018 from 4-6pm....  Read More >